Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Cough - Pipeline Review, H2 2016" report to their offering.
A cough is a common reflex action that aims to clear the throat of mucus or foreign irritants. Dry cough, chronic cough and whooping cough (also known as pertussis) are distinct types of cough. Symptoms include runny or stuffy nose, hoarseness, wheezing and shortness of breath, heartburn or a sour taste in mouth and rarely coughing up blood. The predisposing factors include asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cigarette smoking, lung diseases such as bronchiectasis, interstitial lung disease, or tumors, lung infections such as pneumonia or acute bronchitis and allergic rhino sinusitis. Treatment includes cough suppressants, oral expectorants, and topical (externally applied) drugs.
Cough pipeline therapeutics constitutes close to 26 molecules. Out of which approximately 25 molecules are developed by Companies and remaining by the Universities/Institutes. The molecules developed by Companies in Phase III, Phase II, Preclinical, Discovery and Unknown stages are 3, 8, 10, 1 and 3 respectively. Similarly, the Universities portfolio in Preclinical stages comprises 1 molecules, respectively.
Cough - Pipeline Review, H2 2016, outlays comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Cough, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type. It also reviews of key players involved in therapeutic development for Cough and features dormant and discontinued projects.
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Last updated on: 12/10/2016
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